How the FCS Top 25 fared

(STATS) – How teams in the STATS FCS Top 25 fared this weekend:

No. 1 Sam Houston State (7-0, 6-0 Southland), beat Nicholls (3-4, 3-2), 38-21

No. 2 Jacksonville State (6-1, 3-0 OVC), beat Eastern Kentucky (2-5, 1-3), 24-7

No. 3 Eastern Washington (6-1, 4-0 Big Sky), beat Montana State (2-6, 0-5), 41-17

No. 4 North Dakota State (6-1, 3-1 Missouri Valley), beat No. 12 Western Illinois (5-2, 2-2), 21-13

No. 5 The Citadel (7-0, 5-0 Southern), beat Wofford (4-3, 2-2), 24-21, in OT

No. 6 Richmond (7-1, 4-1 CAA), beat Elon (2-5, 1-3), 35-7

No. 7 South Dakota State (5-2, 4-0 Missouri Valley), beat No. 13 Youngstown State (5-2, 3-1), 24-10

No. 8 James Madison (6-1, 4-0 CAA), bye

No. 9 Charleston Southern (4-2, 2-0 Big South), beat Presbyterian (2-5, 1-2), 38-3

No. 10 Montana (5-2, 2-2 Big Sky), lost to Northern Arizona (4-4, 3-2), 45-34

No. 11 Chattanooga (7-1, 5-1 Southern), beat VMI (3-4, 1-3), 30-13

No. 12 Western Illinois (5-2, 2-2 Missouri Valley), lost to No. 4 North Dakota State (6-1, 3-1), 21-13

No. 13 Youngstown State (5-2, 3-1 Missouri Valley), lost to No. 7 South Dakota State (5-2, 4-0), 24-10

No. 14 North Carolina A&T (6-1, 4-0 MEAC), beat Howard (1-7, 1-4), 34-7

No. 15 Eastern Illinois (5-3, 3-2 OVC), lost to Murray State (2-5, 2-2), 40-38

No. 16 Villanova (6-2, 4-1 CAA), beat No. 23 Albany (4-3, 1-3), 24-13

No. 17 (tie) Cal Poly (5-2, 3-1 Big Sky), beat UC Davis (2-6, 1-4), 21-16

No. 17 (tie) Coastal Carolina (5-2), beat Central Connecticut State (1-6), 33-25

No. 19 North Dakota (6-2, 5-0 Big Sky), beat Idaho State (2-5, 1-3), 28-21

No. 20 Central Arkansas (6-1, 5-0 Southland), beat Lamar (3-4, 3-2), 22-12

No. 21 Samford (6-1, 4-1 Southern), beat Western Carolina (1-6, 0-5), 30-17

No. 22 Grambling State (5-1, 4-0 SWAC), beat Mississippi Valley State (0-8, 0-6), 59-10

No. 23 Albany (4-3, 1-3 CAA), lost to No. 16 Villanova (6-2, 4-1), 24-13

No. 24 Stony Brook (5-2, 4-0 CAA), beat Delaware (2-5, 0-4), 28-3

No. 25 Tennessee State (5-2), lost to Vanderbilt (4-4), 35-17

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